Rank Badge (China), 15th–16th century
This is a Rank badge. It is dated 15th–16th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk and its technique is plain weave with discontinuous wefts (tapestry or k'ossu). It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
John Pierpont Morgan.
It is credited
Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 33 x 21 cm (13 x 8 1/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Rank Badge (China), 15th–16th century; silk; H x W: 33 x 21 cm (13 x 8 1/4 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-419